4TB Storage Capacity, Back up files from all your computers Gigabit Ethernet and USB 3.0, Blazing-fast file transfers Package Includes: Personal cloud storage, Ethernet cable, AC adapter and Quick Install Guide, DLNA 1.5 and UPnP Certified Auto Network Discovery Windows and Mac Compatible Stream to your DLNA/UPnP-certified connected TVs, media players and gaming consoles Finally, a cloud of their own - Give your customers a complete solution to save everything in one place and access it anywhere from their computers, tablets and smartphones. Automatic file backup for all their PC and Mac® computers means their files are protected. And it's all stored on a home or office network, not a remote server, so there's no mysterious location of their data. It's more than network storage, it's a personal cloud.
After years of having multiple "Back-Up" external drives, I finally bit the bullet and bought the WD 4TB My Cloud. I couldn't be happier. I have been able to consolidate all my files into one place. I love that they are accessible to any one of my computers. That I can get to my files as I travel is a major plus, yes this drive has remote capabilities. This drive is simple to install for those who are computer savvy, but I can see it being a bit more..
The manufacturer commented on the review belowSee comments Wow. I consider myself pretty computer savvy, but the software bundle here is maddening. There's the online WD Cloud, the desktop WD Cloud, WD Sync, Smartware, and who know's, probably more. I wanted a product with an app that was simple and straightforward. This is simple alright, each app is not rocket science to understand but.. they don't mesh well. They are ALL very slow. This ..
I have to admit I had some serious reservations purchasing this NAS based upon the sheer number of bad reviews. I read through them and there seemed to be a common thread to several of the problems.1. Changes IP address2. Loses connection / goes to sleep3. To SlowKnowing, I hoped :-), what I was getting into. I purchased the NAS. First let me say the NAS is dead quiet and this is good because it sits 2 feet away from me!When I read the IP address was changing I fig..